Indian Prophets, 1800-1850

July 30, 2012 admin 0

Whenever cultures are under stress, from things such as illness, warfare, and rapid social change, there are often individuals who report having visions of the […]

Dam Indians: The Dalles Dam

July 28, 2012 admin 0

For thousands of years the 1,242-mile-long Columbia River has been central to the lives of the Indian people of the Columbia Plateau region. The river […]

17th Century Books About Indians

July 10, 2012 admin 0

During the seventeenth century Europeans wrote a number of books about American Indians which both created and perpetuated many of the common stereotypes and misconceptions […]

Indian Chiefs

July 6, 2012 admin 0

At the time of the European invasion, Indian cultures differed greatly from their European counterparts in the ways in which they governed themselves. The governments […]

Native American Marriage

July 2, 2012 admin 0

The debate over marriage in American society and the fears expressed by some conservatives that allowing diversity will somehow destroy the institution of marriage has […]